Henry Gamble Davidson, MD (1824 - 1884) MP

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Birthplace: Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Lexington, Virginia, United States
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About Henry Gamble Davidson, MD

Henry Gamble Davidson was the fifth son of Rev. Andrew Baker Davidson and wife Susan Dorman. He was raised in Rockbridge County, Virginia, and attended Washington College, graduating with his Doctor of Medicine degree. He settled in Richmond, Virginia. He joined the Confederate States Army as a medical officer in the Virginia Infantry, during the US Civil War. After the war, he became the president of Southern Insurance Company of Richmond. He died in January, 1884.

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'''The Children of Pride''', by Robert Mason Myers, published by Yale University Press, 1972. --: "After the war he returned to Richmond, where he served briefly as president of the Southern Insurance Company. By 1870 he had settled in Lexington, where he died in January 1884. He was buried in the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery."
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Henry Gamble Davidson, MD (CSA)'s Timeline

1824
1824
Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
1843
1843
- 1844
Age 19
Lexington, Virginia, United States
1884
January, 1884
Age 60
Lexington, Virginia, United States
January, 1884
Age 60
Lexington, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
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